Mecca prince announces big projects for Taif, Moya and Misan


The Governor of Mecca, Prince Khalid al-Faisal, has announced to launch several projects for Taif, Moya and Missing Provinces. The cost of these projects is 14.6 billion Saudi Riyal, which is equivalent to 3.9 million US Dollar. Speaking to the Local Council, he thanked King Salman and Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman.

Prince Khalid told that 899 million Saudi Riyals will be given for road project in these three provinces. He said that 100 million Saudi Riyals will be spent on education while 500 million Saudi Riyals will be spent on health. He said that 11 billion Riyal projects will be started in Taif, which is also to be set up with an industrial city and a new airport.

He said the new Taif project will cost nearly SR11 billion and include a new international airport, Okaz city, a technology oasis, housing complex, an industrial city and university campus. A second 10-year development plan will be announced at an investment forum during Shabaan, he added.

In a related development, Prince Khaled launched a workshop with a presentation on investment opportunities in the three provinces in which businessmen were invited to join the projects.